Friday, February 13, 2015

Plastics Industry in India, USA and World - Make In India Campaign Analysis and Comparisons

Plastic Industry in India - Vision 2019 - Exports $15 billion
In 2012-13, exports of Indian plastic goods stood at $ 7.2 billion and are expected to reach $ 10 billion in 2015-16. (19.9% growth since 2007-08)

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The Indian plastics industry made a beginning in 1957 with the production of polysterene.

Indian plastics industry has 30,000 units with 85 to 90 percent being small and medium enterprises. There are 2000 exporters and total units employ 4 million people.

In 2012-13, exports of Indian plastic goods stood at $ 7.2 billion and are expected to reach $ 10 billion in 2015-16. (19.9% growth since 2007-08)

India has a 2.9 Mn TPA of PE production capacity out which 1.6 MnTPA is HDPE, 1 MN TPA is LLDPE and rest is LDPE.

In PP (polypropylene) the capacity is 3.7 MnTPA.
In PVC the capacity is 1.3 MnTPA.

India has a 400,000 TPA production capacity of PS, HIPS and EPS, all based on imported styrene.

In the case of engineering plastics, for ABS, the production capacity is 100,000 TPA. PC based resins are all imported.

Polyamides have limited production capacity. Other engineering plastics are imported.

Key Players making plastic materials

Reliance Industries Ltd. Hazira plant
Haldia Petrochemicals
Indian Oil (IOC)
Gas Authorityof India Ltd.
Chemplast Sanmar

Plastic Processing Units
30,000 units
98,000 machines were installed by end of FY13.

Total processing capacity is 30 mnTPS by end 2013.

Plastic Industry in India - Vision 2019 - Exports $15 billion

Plastindia Foundation is the apex body of majo associations, organizations, and institutions connected with plastics.

Plastindia international university Coming up at Vapi in Gujarat. It will have 1200 students in graduate, masters and research courses.

All India Plastics Manufacturers Association,
AIPMA House, A-52, Road No. 1, MIDC, Marol, Andheri (East), Mumbai-400093

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